Glypican 3 (GPC3)

Author: Nat Pernick, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 2 August 2018, last major update November 2011

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Definition / general
  • Cytoplasmic and membranous staining
Uses by pathologists
Microscopic (histologic) images

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Staining in cirrhotic nodules (occurs occasionally)

Hepatocellular carcinoma

PSTT and other uterine / cervical lesions

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Figs e / f: fibrolamellar and hepatocellular carcinoma

Positive staining - not malignant
Positive staining - tumors